Golden Eagles Soar Into Super 16 with 96-76 Win Over Hall In


By TBT Staff | @thetournament

Maurice Acker’s 25 points led the way as the host Golden Eagles used a 14-0, first-half run to pull away from Hall In and advance to a third straight Super 16 with a 96-76 win. Acker connected on seven of his 10 three-point attempts and also contributed nine assists in the victory for the Marquette University alumni squad. Jamil Wilson followed up a 29-point performance in the opening round by scoring 19 points, and Elgin Cook (17 points) and Jerel McNeal (16 points) also reached double figures for the Golden Eagles, who shot 53% from beyond the arc. Joel Wright led Hall In with 20 points and eight rebounds.